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Monday June 11,1979This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1979-06-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles6Chicago White Sox0BoxScott McGregorRich Wortham(none)
California Angels9Cleveland Indians4BoxMark ClearDan Spillner(none)
Oakland Athletics1Detroit Tigers3BoxJack MorrisSteve McCatty(none)
Boston Red Sox4Kansas City Royals0BoxBob StanleySteve Busby(none)
Seattle Mariners0Toronto Blue Jays2BoxDave LemanczykFloyd Bannister(none)
St. Louis Cardinals9Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxTom BrunoLerrin LaGrow(none)
Atlanta Braves5Montreal Expos6BoxWoodie FrymanCraig Skok(none)
Cincinnati Reds2New York Mets3BoxWayne TwitchellFred Norman(none)
Houston Astros2Philadelphia Phillies4BoxRandy LerchJ.R. Richard(none)

Standings as of 1979-06-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles593821.644--2812097217-1421-7W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1006436.640
222Boston Red Sox573621.6321.02962207613-1223-9W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1035548.534
348New York Yankees593227.5426.02662471914-1618-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1015744.564
4812Milwaukee Brewers603228.5336.52692462314-1818-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1016338.624
5915Detroit Tigers532726.5098.0257255214-1713-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1085850.537
61119Cleveland Indians572730.47410.0236269-3314-1713-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1045450.519
71426Toronto Blue Jays601743.28321.5215321-10610-207-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1023666.353
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133California Angels603624.600--3312666517-1319-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1025250.510
259Minnesota Twins563026.5364.02792621718-1212-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1065254.491
3610Texas Rangers583127.5344.0256251514-1517-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1045252.500
4711Kansas City Royals603228.5334.0312307514-1518-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1025349.520
51017Chicago White Sox582830.4837.0275270517-1511-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1024557.441
61223Seattle Mariners612437.39312.5278304-266-1618-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1014358.426
71325Oakland Athletics601941.31717.0203327-1247-2012-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1023567.343
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114St. Louis Cardinals553322.600--2702264411-1221-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1075354.495
225Montreal Expos543222.5930.52402033714-1918-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1066343.594
3513Philadelphia Phillies593128.5254.02562421416-1615-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1035350.515
4614Pittsburgh Pirates542826.5194.52512321911-1217-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1087038.648
5818Chicago Cubs542628.4816.5239273-349-1417-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1085454.500
61122New York Mets552332.41810.0218252-3411-1911-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1074067.374
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Houston Astros623626.581--2422192314-1622-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1005347.530
247Cincinnati Reds603327.5502.02822622013-1420-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1015744.564
3716San Francisco Giants602931.4836.0289284515-1814-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1024260.412
4920Los Angeles Dodgers622834.4528.0294292210-2218-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1005149.510
51021San Diego Padres622735.4359.0251285-3411-2216-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium994158.414
61224Atlanta Braves592237.37312.5263325-6210-1912-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1014457.436


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ken BrettP30.266Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.